5 stars - Artys Party are Highly Recommended53 Reviews Number of members: 3Swansea
A lively group of musicians including a Brit Award and Mercury Music Prize nominee. Arty’s Party play Irish singalong standards. You can dance the night away to the ceilidh calling dance tunes such as the Seige of Ennis, the Gay Gordons, Strip the Willow....
5 stars - The Celtic Folkers are Highly Recommended4 Reviews Number of members: 3Cornwall
A Celtic music band from Cornwall, who play a powerful mix of Cornish, Irish and Scottish folk music. With a scintillating blend of high energy folk songs, rousing sea shanties and buoyant instrumental arrangements, The Celtic Folkers can be sure to get any crowd going....
5 stars - The Banjo Guy are Highly Recommended7 Reviews Number of members: 1Cornwall
An award winning & highly experienced Banjo player providing fun & unique entertainment! From exciting foot tapping bluegrass to interpretations of Jazz, Blues & Romantic pieces, The Banjo Guy is musically versatile & ready to entertain at any occasion!...
5 stars - The Thirty-Nine Steps Trio are Highly Recommended4 Reviews Number of members: 3Somerset
Making your event fun & enjoyable whilst getting everyone dancing, from experts to beginners! The Thirty Nine Steps Trio are one of the South West’s most loved Ceilidh bands! Delivering energetic, quality performances, this trio of highly accomplished musicians are an essential for any event looking for a lively experience!...
5 stars - The Irish Ceilidh Band are Highly Recommended8 Reviews Number of members: 4Vale of Glamorgan
Introducing you to real Irish Ceilidh; guaranteed to get your feet stomping! This high energy 4-piece band features an array of traditional instruments from the fiddle, whistles and the Irish Bodhran! Complete with outstanding musicianship, warm wit and Irish charm, The Irish Ceilidh Band have entertained crowds across the UK!...
5 stars - The Thirty-Nine Steps Ceilidh Band are Highly Recommended4 Reviews Number of members: 5Somerset
The Thirty-Nine Steps Ceilidh Band are one of the South West’s favourite and most accomplished ceilidh/ barn dance bands. Their number one priority is to make your occasion enjoyable and fun, to deliver a quality performance tailored to your preferences and to get you all dancing whether you are an expert or a beginner....
5 stars - Ceilidh Champions are Highly Recommended3 Reviews Number of members: 5London
If you're looking for a dynamic and lively ceilidh band, look no further! This 5 piece band with caller, will perform all the traditional Irish and Scottish jigs and reels, that will keep you and your guests dancing all night long....
5 stars - The Cyclones are Highly Recommended42 Reviews Number of members: 4Surrey
The Cyclones set is geared very much towards keeping people on the dance floor and generating a party atmosphere, with strong harmonies, quality vocals, and energetic performances. 4-piece line up can be increased to a 7-piece. Irish & Jewish repertoire also available!...
5 stars - Hazelwood are Highly Recommended3 Reviews Number of members: 4Hampshire
Southampton based barn dance band Hazelwood are the band for your event. Hazelwood play a mixture of English, Irish, Scottish and American styles of music suitable for club/works socials, wedding receptions, fund raisers. 3 Piece band plus caller....
5 stars - The Manchester Ceilidh Trio are Highly Recommended10 Reviews Number of members: 3Greater Manchester
One of the finest Ceilidh bands around, The Manchester Ceilidh Trio are a young and extremely talented trio who will have your guests dancing from the first note to the very last! All Royal Northern College of Music graduates, members have performed with UK leading orchestras, indie-folk band Belle & Sebastian & Andrea Bocelli!...
5 stars - Celtic Cello are Highly Recommended2 Reviews Number of members: 1Glasgow
Acclaimed cellist, Celtic Cello, will bring a unique quality to your event with solo cello in Scottish / Celtic style. Also available with a looping pedal, allowing for full arrangements with driving rhythm or delicate, sensitive accompaniment!...
5 stars - Lord Strange are Highly Recommended2 Reviews Number of members: 3London
Lord Strange are a striking instrumental folk trio that perform traditional tunes from England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, Scandinavia, America & more! With a flexible repertoire & a caller also available, Lord Strange are perfect for all types of events!...
5 stars - Jigs n Gigs Ceilidh are Highly Recommended9 Reviews Number of members: 4Fife
One of the finest ceilidh bands around, Jigs N Gigs provide an energetic, authentic and fun Scottish ceilidh experience! With more than 30 years experience, the band have played at venues including Gleneagles, Stirling Castle and Hopetoun House, as well as venues abroad within Malaysia and China!...
5 stars - The Ceilidh-oots are Highly Recommended21 Reviews Number of members: 3Glasgow
The Ceilidh-oots are amongst the UK's finest ceilidh bands. They perform the most exciting, toe-tapping ceilidhs for weddings, parties, celebrations & corporate events. Previous engagements include performing at the 2012/13 BBC Scotland Hogmanay Celebration!...
5 stars - Roses Of Ireland are Highly Recommended1 Reviews Number of members: 3Southern Ireland
Roses Of Ireland are an exciting, classical crossover ensemble combining the talent & experience of some of Ireland's foremost musicians. Their unique arrangements & varied repertoire includes Irish traditional, operatic, classical & contemporary pieces....
5 stars - Last Tango In Harris are Highly Recommended5 Reviews Number of members: 3Glasgow
Made up of graduates of the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Last Tango in Harris are a highly experienced ceilidh band who have individually performed with BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Award Winners, Phil Cunningham, Aly Bain & many more. Performing a mix of ceilidh music and popular cover songs, they will keep audiences on their toes all night!...
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The Banjo Guy
5 stars - The Banjo Guy are Highly Recommended
“John played during our wedding drinks reception and created a wonderful laid back atmosphere. He blended into the background but so many guests commented on his excellent music. Or...”
Rachel R booked The Banjo Guy for their Wedding in Devon
The Banjo Guy
5 stars - The Banjo Guy are Highly Recommended
“This guy sure knows how to play a Banjo! He was incredible, super friendly and engaging with our wedding party. Guests are still commenting on how it created the perfect setting fo...”
Scott L booked The Banjo Guy for their Wedding in Devon
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